The results indicated that patients homozygous for alleles at four of the five loci have between 30 and 300 percent better pulmonary response to gluccocorticoids.
The study will enroll patients with advanced liver cancers who are refractory to the standard of care, the company said.
The BabySeq project faces lower-than-expected enrollment rates, according to ScienceInsider.
In Nature this week: modern European bison analysis, phased diploid genome assembly algorithms, and more.
Actress Jennifer Lopez is working with NBC on a CRISPR-inspired television show, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Researchers trace the origin of one human papillomavirus lineage to Neanderthals or Denisovans, Vox reports.